Born in Ethiopia in 1984. Markos specialized in ICT consultancy in Ethiopia. He co-founded the iceaddis innovation hub. He's currently working as a community manager. He's a coordinator on a research program on literacy, a project running by MIT, OLPC & Tufts University with a direct supervision of Nicholas Negroponte, Dr. Cynthia Breazeal & Maryanne Wolf. He Organizes Barcamp Ethiopia once a year. Barcamp Ethiopia is the biggest tech community event in Ethiopia. He loves the active tech community and organized different events. He is a collaborator, a blogger (Author for Global Voices) and a social media expert. He Mainly blogs and speaks about social media, mobile technology in Africa, green tech, and technology innovations.